Reflections: Memorial Day, my view

Reflections: Memorial Day, my view

I view Memorial Day as one of somber remembrance reflected through flags, flowers, and services held throughout the country. Here, in Morrow County ou...

May 20th, 2018 |  


Reflections: Another event during May

Reflections: Another event during May

Last week I noted some of the events that take place in May including Mother’s Day and Memorial Day. I also elaborated on one particular May Day...

May 13th, 2018 |  


Reflections: The merry month of May

Reflections: The merry month of May

May is one of the most pleasant months of the year, from my perspective.There are the two M’s, Mother’s Day and Memorial Day and graduatio...

May 6th, 2018 |  



Reflections: Spring is bustin’ out all over

Reflections: Spring is bustin’ out all over

The beauty of spring, the awakening of nature in all its beauty, never grows old. The opening of flower petals, leaves and buds popping from tree limb...

April 29th, 2018 |  


Reflections: Cardington Fire Department: The rest of the story

Reflections: Cardington Fire Department: The rest of the story

Last week I shared, in the first of a two-part series, the history of the Cardington Fire Department, which organized in 1874.The fire house stood jus...

April 22nd, 2018 |  


Reflections: Cardington Fire Department’s 144 years

Reflections: Cardington Fire Department’s 144 years

Winding up every parade in Cardington are the village’s fire department trucks and EMS vehicle. It’s with a sense of pride and comfort the...

April 15th, 2018 |  


Reflections: Looking Back — For a little while

Reflections: Looking Back — For a little while

I love to read newspapers.I find so much information I did not know or had forgotten, so this week I am devoting this space to stories that appeared i...

April 8th, 2018 |  


Reflections: Singer’s poultry enterprise thrived

Reflections: Singer’s poultry enterprise thrived

It’s probably one of the least publicized businesses in Cardington, at least in later years, but from 1880 to 1911 George Singer operated a mill...

March 31st, 2018 |  


Reflections: Memories of Easters past

Reflections: Memories of Easters past

This is Holy Week culminating in Easter Sunday, and as is the custom for us in the “later stratas” of life, we find a certain joy in ponde...

March 24th, 2018 |  


Reflections: Maceyko synonymous with business in Cardington

Reflections: Maceyko synonymous with business in Cardington

Each week I use this column to remember a building, event or people who contributed to this community or county’s growth.With the passing of Ste...

March 19th, 2018 |